Dr. David Calef, MD

Dr. David Calef, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. David Calef, MD is a family medicine specialist in Melrose, MA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS in 1975 and specializes in family medicine.

50 Rowe St Ste 200

Melrose, MA 02176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Calef's Experience

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Dr. Calef's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

175  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Alachua Genl Hosp-U Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Calef has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Calef's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Calef to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Calef's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have nothing bad to say about the Dr or NP. I have been going to the Melrose and Wakefield office for over 20 years. My problem is that no matter what, I Can't seem to ever get through for appointments, prescriptions, etc. There used to be 2 to 3 gals at the desk, especially in the Wakefield...more
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I switched my PCP to Dr. Calef due to geographical and access convenience. I've seen him 2x, not overly thrilled. I discussed a very specific concern at my initial visit & he booked ct scan. 2 weeks after the ct scan, I went to him again for a virus I caught. He didn't give me any instructions to...more
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Dr. Calef is a caring physician. He is always a good listener with some great ideas and shows a lot of compassion and a great staff.
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